Step Up

We work with children and young adults from Moscow orphanages. Our mission is to help every child to learn and develop as a person, overcoming the negatives of an institutionalized past. Step Up is the first organization in Russia which, since 1999, has worked to provide orphans with a quality education, to motivate them to learn. We help graduates of orphanages to complete school, find jobs, pass college/university entrance exams. We provide specific help necessary to overcome the psychological complexes that plague orphans. We enable institutionalized orphans and orphanage graduates to make wise, mature and healthy decisions for their own live. We also work surmount and eventually change...

Showing off a finished tower

Showing off a finished tower
Photo from Progress Report 'Darya & Marishka's Architecture Master-class' (view small | med | large | orig)

A finished tower

A finished tower
Photo from Progress Report 'Darya & Marishka's Architecture Master-class' (view small | med | large | orig)

Some of the results of the master-class

Some of the results of the master-class
Photo from Progress Report 'Darya & Marishka's Architecture Master-class' (view small | med | large | orig)

Master-class leaders Darya and Marishka

Master-class leaders Darya and Marishka
Photo from Progress Report 'Darya & Marishka's Architecture Master-class' (view small | med | large | orig)

Taking part in the 'architectural' master-class

Taking part in the 'architectural' master-class
Photo from Progress Report 'Darya & Marishka's Architecture Master-class' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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